SAVAGE, James Herbert

1872 - 1925

James Herbert Savage, was born at Windlestone, Co. Durham in 1872, son of James Savage, a tutor, and his wife Jane Ann nťe Pearson, who married at Winston, Durham on 30 March 1869. In 1881, an 8 year old, living at Boscombe Road, Christchurch, Hampshire, where his father kept a school, with his parents, 37 year old James and 34 year old Jane with siblings, Jane Ethel 11, George Pearson 9, both born at Durham, Lena Margaret 5 and newly born Albert John, both born in Hampshire. In 1901, a 27 year old art master, boarding at 3 Queens Road, Pokesdown, Christchurch, Hampshire, the home of William White, a builder's clerk, and his family. James exhibited at the Dudley Gallery 1905-1907 from London in 1905, Romsey, Hampshire in 1906 and from Bury St Edmundís, Suffolk in 1907. He married at Edmonton, London in 1907, Dora Hicklin and in 1911, a 38 year old head art teacher at Bury St Edmund's School of Art, living at 2 Crown Street, Bury St Edmundís with his 32 year old wife Dora and children, Mark 2 and Jean 1, both born at Bury St Edmundís. He died at College House, Horringer, Bury St Edmund's, Suffolk on 1 October 1925, aged 53.